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Howard Beach, NY 11414

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This morning @ Approximately 11:43 AM a 911 call was received with the report of 2 Kids missing in the water by the North Channel Bridge. Chief Spinelli and EMT/FF Medina immediately jumped into action responding with Ambulance 947 to the bridge along with  Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department & Ambulance Corp. , FDNY E331 / L173 and multiple other city agency’s and units. The 2 missing Victims were recovered by FDNY and NYPD dive teams and transported to a local Hospital. ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you all for always being there. I hope it all goes well for them 🙏🙏

RIP to both teens who passed away 🙏

Thank you for your service

Great job…

So sad. Great effort by all!

God bless them all

Awesome job

Horrible!! Were the kids locals??

Nice work

Prayers

Thank you for your service very sad for those young boys May They Rest In ✌️ Peace

THANK YOU ALL FOR ALL YOU DO 👍

🙏🙏🙏

Johnny Jay Medina

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Congratulations to Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department & Ambulance Corp. current Chief Engineer Ed Wilmarth Jr. on 55 years of active service. Chief Engineer Ed Wilmarth Jr. has made a huge impact on the fire service not only with his department but with all the VFD’s here in NYC. Thank you for your service. ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department & Ambulance Corp. current Chief Engineer Ed Wilmarth Jr. on 55 years of active service. Chief Engineer Ed Wilmarth Jr. has made a huge impact on the fire service not only with his department but with all the VFD’s here in NYC. Thank you for your service.Image attachment

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Congrats Ed! You’re a real treasure!

🚨Saturday July 23rd 2022 at 7pm we will be hosting our first fundraiser since 2019 and your not going to want to miss this one . The West Hamilton Beach VFD and Legendary Entertainment NYC have teamed up to present “No Joking Matter” A fundraiser for the West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department.🚨

🔥Come and enjoy a night out at Roma View $80.00 per ticket for entry. Ticket purchase includes Full buffet, unlimited wine and soda on the tables, pastries, coffee and of course an All star Comedy show. 🔥

🚒If you are interested in becoming a Sponsor for the event contact us at the fire house and ask for Chief Spinelli to discuss how you can get involved in this special night (718) 8431716 🚑
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🚨Saturday July 23rd 2022 at 7pm we will be hosting our first fundraiser since 2019 and your not going to want to miss this one . The West Hamilton Beach VFD and Legendary Entertainment NYC have teamed up to present  “No Joking Matter” A fundraiser for the West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department.🚨
🔥Come and enjoy a night out at Roma View  $80.00 per ticket for entry. Ticket purchase includes Full buffet, unlimited wine and soda on the tables, pastries, coffee and of course an All star Comedy show. 🔥
🚒If you are interested in becoming a Sponsor for the event contact us at the fire house and ask for Chief Spinelli to discuss how you can get involved in this special night (718) 8431716 🚑

We would like to Thank “ The Our Neighbors Civic Association of Ozone Park” for the recognition of the department to the community of Howard Beach. We would also like to thank Brina Ciaramella- Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker, SRNY for the beautiful basket of food and kitchen goods. Thank you all for your support and Recognition the members and officers greatly appreciate it. ... See MoreSee Less

We would like to Thank “ The Our Neighbors Civic Association of Ozone Park” for the recognition of the department to the community of Howard Beach. We would also like to thank Brina Ciaramella- Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker, SRNY for the beautiful basket of food and kitchen goods. Thank you all for your support and Recognition the members and officers greatly appreciate it.Image attachment

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Our absolute pleasure!! ☺️

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Firehouse

The Original Quarters was a house located on the same lot where the current building stands. It was converted into a garage which would be come the firehouse. Through the years many changes were made due to the variations in apparatus.

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Response Area

The West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department And Ambulance Corp. covers the areas of Howard Beach, Rockwood Park, Hamilton Beach, Jamaica Bay, Ramblersville and The Belt Parkway. The Department also responds to John. F. Kennedy Airport on the transmission of a “Crash Box” which is used when a plane confirms difficulty and/or an emergency when trying to land or take off from JFK airport.

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